Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Newton, Township of (Cumberland, defunct) municipality or lower Township no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1767 3 Dec 2, 1929

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cumberland, County of Parent most recent

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Hopewell, Township of (Cumberland) Reduction Jan 1767
View Part Newville, Borough of Creation (Within) May 6, 1817
View Reduction Newville, Borough of Separation Jan 16, 1828
View Ascertainment Southampton, Township of (Cumberland) Ascertainment 1840–1841
View Reduction Newville, Borough of Expansion 1874
View Reduction Newville, Borough of Expansion 1914
View Division North Newton, Township of Creation Dec 2, 1929
View Division South Newton, Township of Creation Dec 2, 1929

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 1767
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Separation Newville Borough Proposed 1827 Separation no 1827–1828
View New Township Newton Township Proposed 1839 Division no+ 1839
View New Township Newton Township Proposed 1875 Division no 1875–1876
View New Township Newton Township Proposed 1901 Division no 1901